Galapagos Islands Tours Review
When deciding which Galapagos Islands tours to choose, it helps to know that you have several options, including Galapagos Cruises, Hotel based activities, diving explorations and ultimate Galapagos adventure tours.
Galapagos Islands Cruises are usually a pricey option but offer unsurpassed comfort, experienced nature guides and lots of pre-planned activities. You can choose form larger cruise ships that hold 40-100 passengers and smaller privately owned yachts that can hold up to 30 people. Smaller yacht cruises generally cost more but offer unique and off the beaten path Galapagos Islands adventure tours that are usually not included on larger cruise boats.
Many Galapagos Islands Hotels offer a fantastic list of activities that you can reserve right at the front desk. Hotel based activities and tours are actually a preferred choice of many travelers coming to explore the Galapagos Islands due to lower price ranges, superior comfort and versatility. Set on Darwin Footsteps Exploration or go Island hopping, or perhaps you are in the mood for unleashing Islands’ best kept secrets; these are just a few of many available tours that you can try.
If you enjoy scuba diving, there’s not a better place in the world for a dream Galapagos Islands vacation with its unique marine inhabitants. These diving Galapagos Islands tours will let you witness majestic whale sharks, hammerheads, swim with penguins and see more of Galapagos life beyond land based explorations. January to May is the warmer time to go scuba diving in the Galapagos Islands due to more comfortable water diving temperatures.
If you are a true outdoor enthusiast, try a variety of Adventure Galapagos Islands tours that are sure to get your blood pumping. Depending on your preferences and fitness levels you can set on an array of activities like trekking, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, kayaking, snorkeling and swimming. Beautiful natural wonders of the Galapagos Islands will welcome you along picturesque hiking trails and you are likely to run into its native inhabitants like the rarest bird species in the world, giant tortoises, marine life and many more. Various activities could be tailored to your fitness levels and can go up or down a notch. You can also book a combo Galapagos Islands tours combining water and land based activities.